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Table of contents for Greenhouse : the 200-year story of global warming / Gale E. Christianson.





Preface		ix

		Part One
	   THE TIME TRAVELERS


1. The Guillotine and the Bell Jar 	3

2. The Cryptic Moth	13

3. "Endless and as Nothing"	24

		Part Two
	    THE WORLD EATERS

4. "Quest for the Black Diamond"	39

5. Cleopatra's Needles	54

6. Vulcan's Anvil	66

7. The Phantom of the Open Hearth	75

8. "The Dynamo and the Virgin"	92

		Part Three
	THE DWELLERS IN THE CRYSTAL PALACE

9. Native Son	105

10. "Never a Man"	116

11. Threshold	135

12. A Tap on the Shoulder	145

13. Pendulum	158

14. A Death in the Amazon	172

15. The Climatic Flywheel	192

16. Cassandra's Listeners	210

17. Signs and Portents	222

18. Scenarios	235

19. Kyoto	254

Coda	269

Bibliography	279
Acknowledgments	293
Index	295